For the past four weekends firefighters from all over the Rio Grand Valley, Falfurrias and Premont have taken time out of their schedules to better serve the citizens of their hometowns.

Fire firefighters who attend all four weekends, with no pay, were required to complete 22 objectives in order to be certified in Firefighter-1 and Firefighter-2 as per the State Fireman’s and Fire Marshals Association.

The Falfurrias Fire Department for the past four years as sent firefighters to this annual training in Edinburg.